3D printing has been around since the 1970's, but it's changed a lot recently. Printers are cheaper, easier to use, and more accurate than ever. 3D imaging is next and is about to make a big splash for makers and others.
I design and craft glycerin soaps that are bright and cheery, ruffle your senses, fun to use and makes you feel good (or someone else if you give it as a gift). 2 of my suppliers are local - the soap base formulator and the cosmetic grade colorants for the soap. Packaging is biodegradable.
ArribaCycle is a collective of Latino parents from Oakland. They transform throwaway plastic, ArribaCycle is a program of All Ah We/All of Us and is based on the vision of "woman-made, living wage, and sustainable."
I make hand turned old fashioned pepper mills, goblets, mugs, razor and shaving kits, fountain and rollerball pens and custom vases from exotic, sustainable woods. I've been doing Maker Faire for 4 years now and it's always one of my favorite events of the year.
Get straight, unbiased answers to all your home maintanence questions from a licensed professional. Learn wood joinery and box making. See dovetail boxes being made by hand. Get help with your own project's design.